Nikon D5500 vs Nikon D5300

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Reasons to buy the Nikon D5500

Low noise at high ISO
Low light performance
1,438 ISO
Great image quality
Overall image quality
84.0
Great color depth
Color depth
24.1 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
14 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5300

HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
1,338 ISO

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D5300.

competitors

Nikon D5500 Competitors

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Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$647 body only

$747 with 18-55mm lens

Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Startup delay Significantly less startup delay
Lowest price More expensive
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Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$799 with 18-55mm lens

Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO
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Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$497 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Longer battery life
Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
Screen size Significantly smaller screen

Nikon D5300 Competitors

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Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$497 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Significantly longer battery life
Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
Screen size Significantly smaller screen
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Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$647 body only

$747 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Lowest price More expensive
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Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$799 with 18-55mm lens

Cross type focus points Many more cross-type focus points
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Low light performance Much more noise at high ISO

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